News & Community Events

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Family Birthplace at PMH

Family Birthplace Earns National Recognition for Patient Satisfaction, Quality

The Family Birthplace at PMH has earned the Five-Star Excellence Award for Inpatient OB/GYN Services for scoring in the top ten percent nationally in OB/GYN patient satisfaction and quality measures. This recognition is awarded annually to healthcare service lines and departments by Professional Research Consultants (PRC), which compares its national database of hundreds of healthcare…

BOC Meeting Change

BOC Votes to Begin Monthly Meetings at 6 p.m.

Prosser Memorial Health Board of Commissioners Meeting Time Change Notice is hereby given, the regularly scheduled start time of the monthly Board of Commissioners meetings for Benton County Public Hospital District No. 1, Benton County, Washington a/k/a Prosser Memorial Health is being changes from 7 p.m. to 6 p.m., effective June 2018. The meetings are…

PMH Health Occupations Course

Collaborative Health Course Gives Seniors Experiences, Perspectives for Success

As high school seniors across the Yakima Valley accept their diplomas this month, ten of them gained a year of experiences in healthcare that go far beyond a final cumulative GPA or class rank. Since the early 2000s, Prosser Memorial Health (PMH) and Prosser High School (PHS) have collaborated to offer the Health Occupations Course.…


PMH Earns Five-Star Rating for Inpatient Services Quality, Satisfaction

Prosser Memorial Hospital – Prosser Memorial Health (PMH) has been recognized with the Five-Star Excellence Award for Overall Hospital Rating for scoring in the top ten percent nationally in inpatient services satisfaction and quality measures. This recognition is awarded annually to healthcare facilities by Professional Research Consultant (PRC), which compares its national database of hundreds…

Heather Morse PRC Award

Heather Morse, ARNP, Earns National Patient Satisfaction, Quality of Care Award

Heather Morse, ARNP – a psychiatric nurse practitioner at Prosser Memorial Health – has been awarded the Five-Star Excellence Award from the national patient satisfaction survey group, Professional Research Consultants (PRC). This recognition is awarded annually to healthcare providers, facilities and service lines that score in the top ten percent of PRC’s national client database,…

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New Wireless Fetal Monitoring at PMH Offers Mothers and Babies Added Comfort and Safety

Aimed at increasing comfort, mobility and of expectant mothers during their labor and delivery process, Prosser Memorial Hospital (PMH) Family Birthplace now offers wireless fetal monitoring. PMH is the first hospital in the region to offer this technology to patients. “The health, safety and comfort of mothers and their babies are top priority at PMH…


Prosser Clinic to Offer Free Summer Sports Physicals

Prosser Clinic – Prosser Memorial Health – located at 336 Chardonnay Ave., Ste. A, Prosser – will offer free sport physicals to area students on select days throughout the summer. “Sports and other activities are an important part of a student’s middle and high school experience,” Prosser Memorial Family Medicine Provider Carolyn O’Connor, MD, said.…


Athletes Stay in the Game with Comprehensive Healthcare at PMH

Whatever motivates you to stay moving, to keep playing, and to never stop striving, Prosser Memorial’s physicians and clinicians team up to offer comprehensive healthcare services to help you stay in the game — both on and off the court, field, or diamond. From weekend warriors to student-athletes, we’re here for you at every age.…

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CT Earns National Accreditation for Quality, Patient Safety

Prosser Memorial Hospital – a part of Prosser Memorial Health – has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in computed tomography (CT) from the American College of Radiology (ACR). This reaccreditation was awarded following a peer-review evaluation by board-certified physicians, who assessed Prosser Memorial’s image quality, personnel qualifications, facility equipment, quality control procedures and…


Prosser Memorial Recognized for Support of Local High School Athletics

Prosser Memorial Health was honored with the Prosser High School (PHS) Gene Webb Memorial Award at the annual Prosser Booster Club Athletic Banquet on May 29. Named in honor of Gene Webb, a 1951 PHS graduate, the award recognizes a community member or local organization that demonstrates exceptional support for the PHS athletic program. Until…


Prosser Memorial Health Honors Memorial Day

The new Prosser Memorial Health brand (including name and logo changes) was launched earlier this month, transitioning from the previous PMH Medical Center name. Founded in 1947 as Prosser Memorial Hospital in honor of WWII veterans, the support and decision to return to the Prosser Memorial name came from community members, employees, Board of Commissioners,…

PMH PR - ENT & Allergy Ribbon Cutting

ENT & Allergy Clinic Celebrates Expanded Services, Clinic

The Prosser Specialty Clinic (ENT & Allergy) – Prosser Memorial Health hosted a ribbon cutting and open house on Fri., May 18 afternoon to showcase the updated clinic space and expanded services. The clinic is located at 713 Memorial St., Prosser. Community members and staff received tours, met Otolaryngologist William Combs, MD and staff and…

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